A Place in History The Biography of John C. Kendrew

John C. Kendrew (1917-1997) was a pioneer in structural biology and a catalyst for the emergence of molecular biology in the second half of the 20th century. He was the first...

Marie-Antoinette The Making of a French Queen

A new look which fundamentally overturns our understanding of this famously "out of touch" queen Who was the real Marie-Antoinette? She was mistrusted and reviled in her own...

The Pirate World A History of the Most Notorious Sea Robbers

Often romanticized in print and on the silver screen, real-life pirates were a brutal menace that plagued the high seas. In this audiobook, Angus Konstam separates myth from...

The Grace Outpouring Blessing Others Through Prayer

This captivating account of the spiritually unexpected unfolding on a Welsh hillside will challenge and encourage you. In keeping with God's pattern of using marginal people from...

The Paratrooper Generals Matthew Ridgway, Maxwell Taylor, and the American Airborne from D-Day through Normandy

Generals during World War II usually stayed to the rear, but not Matthew Ridgway and Maxwell Taylor. During D-Day and the Normandy campaign, these commanders of the 82nd...

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for dummies A Wiley Brand

Do you want to change your relationship with painful thoughts and feelings that are holding you back from making changes to improve your life? In Acceptance and Commitment Therapy...

Panzer General Heinz Guderian and the Blitzkrieg Victories of WWII

Kenneth Macksey's highly regarded biography of Generaloberst Heinz Guderian gives clear insight into the mind and motives of the father of modern tank warfare. Panzer General...

Jet Stream A Journey Through our Changing Climate

A number of extreme weather events have struck the Northern Hemisphere in recent years, from scorching heatwaves to desperately cold winters, and from floods and storms to...

A Sidecar Named Desire Great Writers and the Booze That Stirred Them

A rollicking history of alcohol and its literary imbibers, from Jane Austen's beer brewing to James Joyce's passion for Guinness to E.B. White's cure for writers' block—a...

Suffering and Virtue

Suffering, in one form or another, is present in all of our lives. But why do we suffer? On one reading, this is a question about the causes of physical and emotional suffering....

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